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Renting with a pet

How can a pet owner successfully secure a rental property with a pet? Here are some tips and tricks for renting success.

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How to keep an indoor dog happy

Here is how to keep your dog happy and healthy in a small living space. It just takes a bit of planning, preparation and awareness.

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Pet sitting equipment

If you plan to become a pet sitter, it will make your job easier to have some basic pet sitting equipment on hand.

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Boarding your dog | What to take?

What will your pet need during their dog boarding stay? Here are all of the things you should bring along so that your pet has the perfect mini-break.

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Giving a pet oral medication | tips and tricks

Some pets are more relaxed than others when taking medicine, however, it’s common for pets to hate this experience. Here's what to do if so.

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Dog dementia | prevention and treatment

Just like us humans, dogs can get dementia in their older years. Here is a guide to diagnosing and preventing dementia in your senior dog.

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Food you shouldn't feed your dog

Dogs love food, but it's important to know what is and isn't harmful to them. Read our guide on human foods you should never feed a dog.

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Food you shouldn't feed your cat

It might be tempting to feed a cat a treat from the table but think twice. Here are human foods that you shouldn't feel your cat.

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How do you stop your cat peeing in the house?

Despite the pristine litter box that you set up for your cat, there might be the odd mishap around the house. Why would a cat pee outside their litter box, and how can you get your cat back to a good toilet routine? Here are 7 tips.

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Separation anxiety and how to prevent it

Worried about returning to work and stressing your pet? Learn how to avoid separation anxiety by helping your pet adjust to your new routine.

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Post-pandemic pet sitting revival

Pet sitting is busy right now, with travel, increased pet adoptions and returning to the office the main reasons. Find out more.

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Is chocolate bad for dogs?

Should you worry if your dog has eaten chocolate? Discover why chocolate is dangerous for dogs and what to do if your dog eats chocolate.

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Pet hay fever and how to help relieve it

Both dogs and cats can experience hay fever in spring. Here are the symptoms to look out for and how to relieve your pet's itching.

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Why does my dog eat grass?

Does your dog eat grass? Why on earth do they do it, and is it a problem that you need to worry about? Find out more here.

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Essential oils and pets | is this safe?

Essential oils are super common and can be very dangerous for dogs and cats. Find out why, and what you can do to prevent poisoning.

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Is it ok to leave a dog home alone?

The length of time you can leave a dog alone depends on the age, personality and needs of your dog. Here is a guide to help you plan ahead.

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How to keep your pet warm in the winter

Learn how to keep your pet warm in winter. This is especially important for older pets, young pets, short-fur breeds and smaller animals.

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Dog boarding versus dog kennels

Find out what is meant by dog kennels and dog boarding, as well as tips for finding out which pet care arrangement suits your dog best.

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Pets as Christmas gifts | why this isn't a good idea

Puppies and kittens are super cute, but should you give one as a Christmas gift? Here is why you should rethink this and why.

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Apartment dogs | daily life enrichment

An apartment dog needs as much enrichment as any other dog. Here are so tips to keep your apartment dog happy and healthy in a small space.

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Dog shedding | how to manage extra fur loss

Dog shedding can be messy business. What can you do to make things as comfortable as possible for your dog or cat, and what should you avoid?

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How long can you leave a cat home alone?

Cats might seem super independent, but they have social, mental and physical needs just like any other pet. As such, it’s best that your cat has some company at least once every day in order to remain happy, safe and healthy. Here is why.

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A cat body language guide

How do you read cat body language? Learning how to do so is essential for all cat owners. Discover how to become a cat whisperer here!

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Home visits and dog walks | how long is ideal?

What exactly can you expect from your pet sitter? How long should home visits or and dog walks reasonably take? Find out here!

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Home visits: what to expect from a pet sitter

Home visits are is a great pet sitting service to keep your pet company during the day. Find out more about what they include here.

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Dog breeds for small homes

There are several dog breeds that are adept at living in a compact space, whether you live in an apartment or have a small yard. Here are our top ten!

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French Bulldog | Dog Breed Information

The French Bulldog, or 'Frenchy' as they are often known, is a charismatic and loyal dog breed. Here's how to keep yours happy and healthy.

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What to do if you see a dog in a locked car

A dog locked in a hot car can die in less time than it takes to pop into the shops. Here is what to do if you see a dog trapped in a car.

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Pet sitting | what it takes to be a great sitter

So, you love pets and want a fun part-time job? Perhaps pet sitting is right for you! Here's what it takes to be a successful pet sitter.

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Why heatstroke in dogs is dangerous

Heatstroke in dogs can lead to coma and fatality. Here's what you need to do if a dog in your care suffers from heatstroke.

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